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Harold Edward Barr, age 89, passed away on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at his residence in Joplin, Mo.
He was born on December 25, 1927, to Joe and Eva Matilda Barnett Barr, in Meta, Mo.
Harold married Jewell Mae Gladish on April 16, 1955, in Hernando, Miss. They had two children, Jewell Lynne and Edward Harold "Eddie".
Harold worked as a Communication Tech for AT&T and served his country in the United States Navy.
He is survived by his daughter, Jewell Bettasso, of Joplin; four grandchildren, Joe, Amanda, Barney and Hannah. He also has two great-grandchildren, Benjamin James and Lucy Mae. Harold was preceded in death by his wife Jewell; parents, Joe and Eva; and his son, Harold Edward Barr II "Eddie".
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 22, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Liley Funeral Home, in Marble Hill, Mo. Graveside services will follow in the Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery Pavilion, with Rev. Fred Ritter officiating. Entombment in the family mausoleum at the Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery, near Marble Hill.
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